GAIN Capital Makes FOREXTrader Windows Compatible

March 5, 2007 ( - GAIN Capital Group, LLC, which provides Foreign Exchange (Forex) trading and services, has come out with a trading platform compatible with Mircrosoft Windows, bringing the number of platforms to four.

According to a company press release, the FOREXTrader for Windows platform is built on Microsoft s .NET framework and gives users a secure Internet-based trading solution.

The features of the FOREXTrader for Windows include:  

  • The ability to view 25 charts simultaneously; open orders and positions are displayed directly on the charts. A new tab format makes it easy to flip between multiple charts and trade setups.
  • Access to aninterface that provides access to available information and tools and supports high volume trading.
  • The ability to choose from a selection of pre-defined screen layouts or manually create and save an unlimited number of custom layouts.
  • Automated trade execution via a proprietary API for clients utilizing an algorithmic trading system or their own black box strategy.
  • Support for a variety of single and contingent orders; redesigned order entry screens facilitate faster input and edits to existing orders.
  • Integrated real-time news feed, up to the minute market commentary feeds, daily and weekly research, streaming ticker of major market indices, audible alerts, and more.
  • Client data & trading transactions are sent using SSL 128-bit encryption.
  • Designed to be easily white labeled and also supports multiple languages.

With the launch of FOREXTrader for Windows, GAIN Capital Group now offers clients a choice of four trading platforms, including, FOREXTrader.web, a light browser-based version, and a fully functional mobile trading solution, FOREXTrader.wireless.

FOREXTraderfor Windows is available at no charge to GAIN clients and can be accessed at , and Forex traders can register for a 30-day free trial of the trading platform by visiting .